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Title: PHASE 1 EVALUATION OF PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS - WORK PRODUCT SIX - SINGLE PROGRAM EVALUATIONS, FEBRUARY 1976
Corporate Author: National Ctr for State Courts
Publications Dept
United States of America
Project Director: W H THOMAS
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 30
Sponsoring Agency: National Ctr for State Courts
Williamsburg, VA 23185
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-NI-99-0071
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Best Practice/State-of-the-Art Review
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: GUIDE FOR EVALUATING LOCAL PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS TO INSURE THE INCLUSION OF ACCURATE DESCRIPTIVE INFORMATION ON PROGRAM STRUCTURE, PROCEDURES AND POLITICAL OPERATING ENVIRONMENT FOR LATER NATIONAL COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS.
Abstract: THIS PAPER IS THE SIXTH OF SIX PRODUCTS OF A NATIONAL EVALUATION OF PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS TO DETERMINE CURRENT KNOWLEDGE IN THE FIELD, TO ASSESS THE USEFULNESS OF THIS KNOWLEDGE FOR PLANNING AND FUNDING DECISIONS, AND TO DEVELOP RESEARCH DESIGNS TO OBTAIN INFORMATION NECESSARY FOR A FULL EVALUATION. THE EVALUATION OF INDIVIDUAL PRETRIAL RELEASE PROGRAMS IS EMPHASIZED AS THE KEY TO EFFECTIVE NATIONAL-SCOPE RESEARCH. AN OUTLINE OF BACKGROUND FACTORS WHICH SHOULD BE CONSIDERED IN SINGLE PROGRAM EVALUATIONS IS INCLUDED. FOR THE OTHER FIVE PARTS OF THIS PHASE I EVALUATION, SEE NCJ 32738-41 AND NCJ-32743.
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Evaluation criteria; Evaluative research; National Evaluation Program; Pretrial release; Program evaluation; Release on recognizance; Research design
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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